collection of voyages and travels : some now first printed from original manuscripts, others now first published in English : in six volumes : with a general preface, giving an account of the progress of navigation, from its first beginning : illustrat...

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Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1732
Place: London
Publisher: Printed by assignment from Messrs. Churchill, for John Walthoe ... [and 6 others]
Library locations
Rare Book Division
Shelf locator: *KC+ 1732 (Churchill, A. Collection of voyages and travels)
Topics
Voyages and travels
Notes
Content: "The catalogue and character of most books of travels": v.1, p. lxxii-xciv.
Content: 1st edition: London, 1704.
Content: Bound in 12 v. (v. 2-3, ports.).
Content: Compiled by Awnsham and John Churchill.
Content: General preface attributed to John Locke.
Content: Lenox Collection.
Content: Part of illustrative matter on folded leaves.
Content: Two voyages have added t.p., engraved.
Ownership: Lenox.
Physical Description
Extent: 6 v. : ill., plans, ports, maps ; 37 cm.
Type of Resource
Text
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b14477989
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 895841e0-c607-012f-e28a-58d385a7bc34
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